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... I was told that the spot on my lung was most likely cancer, due to the fact that I was a heavy smoker, but a needle biopsy proved it to be a lung infection, myobacterium avium, MAC, for short. So, as for your father, it could indeed be just a fungal infection. ... (2 replies)
... They did do a PET scan and found that the nodules are not active. ... (3 replies)
Lung Nodules found
Apr 12, 2007
... My regular physician ordered it due to my prior smoking history & also a recent case of pneumonia (around Christmas time). I did see my Pulmonologist today, but didn't get much satisfaction. He indicated that all I can do at this time is to repeat the CT scan in 2 months & he'll see if there are any changes (good or bad). He said that I had 4-5 nodules in different parts of... (8 replies)

... ray my doctor didn't like. I too had a CT scan of the chest the next day, Jan. 24 of this year. However, the report explained what my nodules were. It turned out to be calcified granuloma. Which is scar tissue from an old illness, maybe pneumonia, pleurisy, severe lung infection, etc. ... (8 replies)
... But some may represent an early stage of lung cancer. ... (8 replies)
... ray which showed nodules, possible lung problems, followed up by a lung scan. The lung scan showed other areas of concern. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, I'm a newbie too. This is my first post. I too have scarring and nodules in my lungs and they were first discovered by accident during a kidney CT scan. That was back in 2005. I was told to stay away from sprays, smoke etc. ... (13 replies)
... My mom did have a Chest CT in January that showed an 8 mm ground glass nodule in the right apex. The CT scan also showed a lobulated nodule in the right lung base. I pushed her pulmonary Dr for a Pet CT scan. ... (3 replies)
... I suggest you go on the lung cancer forum, ask many questions there and compile a list for yourself and your mom to get the answers needed for her required care. ... (3 replies)
Lung nodules
Sep 11, 2012
... Listing the other symptoms and problems you have may be helpful, as there are many things that can cause lung nodules. What size are they now? ... (12 replies)
... Hopefully you've seen a pulmo by now. They could be granulomas, just scar tissue from a previous infection. The doc may want to do a fine needle biopsy or wait and see if it changes (grow, shrinks) and follow with more ct scans ((hugs)) (2 replies)
Lung pain
Dec 7, 2010
... I really don't know much about sarcoidosis or Valley Fever, but I'd think you have nodules that are growing, something needs to be done. The fact that they are growing, couldn't that interfere with your breathing? ... (27 replies)
Lung pain
Dec 6, 2010
... But, I was pointing out that sometimes being aggressive can make you worse. Here's another example, and maybe you're the perfect person to ask this. I have nodules in my lungs. Not a big concern since I had been really sick last year with several respiratory infections after another. ... (27 replies)
... smoker, in the Ohio valley area. I hopefully am over an infection or something I've had for a while. In March, I became sick. ... (4 replies)
... My husband had a ct scan of the chest and it showed an enlarged lung lymph node. The report came back that there was no cancer, tumors or nodules. The report thinks it could have been caused by an infection. ... (1 replies)
Lung nodules
Oct 30, 2009
... My Dr. wanted to be sure and ordered a CT scan and the CT showed nodules on both of my lungs, some of the nodules as big as 16mm. ... (0 replies)
... up in order to better elucidate the lung nodules. ... (1 replies)
Lung nodules
Feb 4, 2009
... GOOD NEWS!! I did get the blood work results back. He said I did not have cancer and I did not have a bacterial infection! YAY! he said the lung nodule may or may not go away but in any case, it was nothing to worry about. YAY! ... (17 replies)
Lung nodules
Feb 2, 2009
... rburn in my back. I had a chest xray and ct and found my mediastinal lymphnodes to be enlarged, went for a biopsy and was found to have histoplasmosis, a fungal infection yay, i go to see a lung specialist in march. I also go from extreme cold to being hot and sweaty. ... (17 replies)
Lung nodules
Dec 20, 2008
... MAI I did take antibiotics for almost 2 years. I had blood tests done every month. Still not sure exactly about that except that it would show if the infection was clearing up. Something in the liver protein. I had surgery in order to be diagnoised because the other tests were negitive and still nodules were growing. ... (17 replies)

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